The focus of this column is to present topics of interest from a variety of journals to Oncology Nursing Forum readers. The topic of this issue is patient education and counseling.
Martins, R.G., & Carvalho, I.P. (2013). Breaking bad news: Patients' preferences and health locus of control. Patient Education and Counseling, 92, 67-73. doi:10.1016./j.pec.2013.03.001
Kent, E.E., Smith, A.W., Keegan, T.H., Lynch, C.F., Wu, X.C., Hamilton, A.S., … Harlan, L.C. (2013). Talking about cancer and meeting peer survivors: Social information needs of adolescents and young adults diagnosed with cancer. Journal of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology, 2, 44-52. doi:10:1089/jayao.2012.0029